Complete Your Spring Essentials with This Chic Crocheted Mermaid Shell Poncho Sweater
A lovely creation from the talented designers at Garn Studio, this chic Mermaid Shell Poncho Sweater is a lacy, short-sleeved crocheted piece that will keep you feeling light and breezy wherever your next adventure brings you.
This loose sweater is an excellent spring break or summer getaway outfit, whether you’re hitting the beach or taking a walk on a gorgeous afternoon.
To make this pattern, you will need the DROPS Big Merino, a superbly elastic yarn spun from extra-fine merino wool fibers from free-range animals in South America. It’s soft, comfy, and conveniently machine washable, making it a great choice for everyday wear garments.
You will also need a crochet hook size US H/8. That’s 5 mm if you prefer to use the metric system.
Need help with crochet hooks? We have an excellent article that can guide you through choosing the right kind of hook. You can check it out here: Crochet Hooks: The Ultimate Guide to Finding the Right Crochet Hook.
A finished sweater has a chest measurement of 60 1/2 inches – 69 1/4 inches – 74 inches, and a full-length measurement of 39 3/8 inches – 42 1/2 inches – 45 3/4 inches. That’s 154 – 176 – 188 cm and 100 – 108 – 116 cm if you prefer the metric system.
The pattern comes with both written instructions and a diagram for accuracy.
It’s important to get an accurate gauge so you can ensure that you finish with the right size. If you need more details about this, you can find useful information here: Crochet Gauge: The Ultimate Guide to Getting Gauge Right.
So gear up for a spring adventure to remember and craft this chic Mermaid Shell Poncho Sweater.
You can download the FREE pattern for this lovely sweater from the Garn Studio website.
To get the FREE downloadable pattern, please click here: Mermaid Shell Pattern.
In addition, you can purchase the recommended yarn here: DROPS Big Merino Yarn.